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August 16, 2017 Autumn Festivals 2017

- Nadachi Shrine Festival
Date: September 02 (Sat)

Shizuma Shrine Festival
Date: September 16(Sat)

- Narazawa Festival
Date: September 16(Sat)


June 21, 2017 Regarding Shin-etsu Trail Trekking season

Trekking season has come to Iiyama.

For further information, please refer to the following website.

If you have any inquiries, please feel free to contact us at anytime.

Shin-etsu Train
Activity Center


June 01, 2017 Regarding Reservation of Restaurant Kamakura Village 2018

For further information,
we will announce the details around
Jan 26 - Feb 27, 2018 (Close: Wednesday)

Lunchtime (for Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri ) 12:00-13:30
Lunchtime (for Sta, Sun and Bank holiday) 11:00-12:00 / 13:00-14:00
Dinnertime (for Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri ) 17:30-19:00
Dinnertime (for Sta, Sun and Bank holiday) 16:30-17:45 / 18:30-19:45

Price for over 13 years old:
Lunch : JPY2,500 per person / per meal
Dinner(Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri): JPY2,700 per person / per meal
Dinner(Sta, Sun and bank holiday): JPY3,000 per person / per meal

Price for 6-12 years old:
Lunch : JPY1,500 per person / per meal
Dinner(Mon, Tue, Thu and Fri): JPY1,700 per person / per meal
Dinner(Sta, Sun and bank holiday): JPY2,000 per person / per meal

*Available from 2people

For booking, following information is required:
1) Date & Time
2) Your Full Name
3) Your Nationality
4) Number of PAX
5) Accommodation
6) Transportation (Car or Train)
7) How did you know about Restaurant Kamakura Village?
Contact Us/Make a Reservation:
Shinshu-Iiyama Tourism Bureau

March 17, 2017 Information about 34th Iiyama Nanohana Festival

Information about 34th Iiyama Nanohana Festival

Schedule :
- 3rd of May (Wednesday) 9:00~16:30
- 4th of May (Thursday) 9:00~16:30
- 5th of May (Friday) 9:00~16:30

Nagano-ken Iiyama-shi Mizuho 413

There are lot of event, like a concert, costume competition, etc...

For more information, please visit here (Japanese only)

January 20, 2017 Information about 35th Iiyama Snow Festival (11th and 12th February)

Information about 35th Kamakura Festival

Schedule :
- 11th February (Saturday) 9:30~20:30
- 12th February (Sunday) 10:00~15:00

Main part of Iiyama city

There are lot of event, like a fireworks, concert, etc...


January 20, 2017 Information about The 18th Kamakura Festival (10th and 11th February)

Information about The 18th Kamakura Festival

Schedule :
- 10th February (Saturday) 10:00~20:00
- 11th February (Sunday) 9:00~15:00

※ The Iiyama Snow Festival and The Kamakura Festival are
held con currently on 10th-11th of February 2018.

Iiyama city Tozama Area - Restaurant Kamakura Village

There are lot of event, like a fireworks, snow mobile, etc...


January 06, 2017 Information about Ski Stations in Iiyama

We are please to announce that

- Togari
- Madarao
- Hokuryu Onsen

All those ski stations are available

Please come and enjoy in Iiyama Ski Stations during this consecutive holidays !

Facebook page

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December 26, 2016 About Year-end closure

From 2016/12/29 to 2017/1/3, we'll be closed.

For all reservation of Kamakura Village received during this period will be treated ASAP
(answer will be done after 2017/1/4)
If there is a multi booking, we apologize that the fastest will be treated as highest priority.
Thanks in advance for your understanding.

December 16, 2016 About Kamakura Village Restaurant reception during the end of year period (29th of December to 3rd of January)

Dear Visitors,

Thank you for your interest to Kamakura Village Restaurant. We received a lot of reservation and we appreciate so much.

During the end of year period (29th of December to 3rd of January), Kamakura Village Restaurant reception could be only done by Web form.
For all request by phone, end of year period is closed
For all request by mail (reservation, cancel, modification...) during this period, we'll treat as quick as possible from 4th of January.

Thank you for your understanding

Shinshu Iiyama Tourism Bureau


Wellcome to Shinetsu-shizenkyo!

Let's enjoy cycling in the beautiful landscape of the Japan's hometown (FURUSATO) Iiyama,Nagano.

Have you ridden a bicycle instead of driving your car recently? We almost forget how amazing it is to feel the wind, smell of flowers and the sound of great nature.We are introducing tours of each seasons to experience our beautiful scenery,tradition and seasonal food. This tour includes a rental bicycle, lunch and a English-speaking tour guide to show you around the city.

Let's take Hokuriku Shinkansen & Iiyama station expands your adventure!

[Place] Shinetsu-Shizenkyo Activity Center
[Price] Participation fee includes tour guide・rental bicycle・helmet・lunch or snack・insurance・tax
*Transportation expenses to Iiyama station are not included.
[Bring]Drinks・towel・hat・ back pack (will be needed to bring your belongins. There are back packs available for rent.)

There is a 2 person min.10 person max. for all bike tours.

[Tour detail]
①8/21(sun) 10:00~15:00 trial price ¥2,000
Get refreshed with water from natural spring in Kijimadaira!

Drink delicious cold water at Ryukouji Temple and experience Uchiyama paper making which has something to do with water!

②9/11(sun) 10:00~15:00 trial price ¥3,000
Experience the traditional simple life of a temples of town,Iiyama!
Ride to a temple to learn about the tradition and eat traditional vegetarian dishes to purify your body and soul.

③9/25(sun) 10:00~15:00 trial price ¥2,000
Cycling through golden sea of rice fields tour!
An experience available to be seen only once a year, the beauty of golden rice fields.

④10/16(sun) 10:00~15:00 trial price ¥2,000
Two for one cycling tour!
It's the best season to enjoy amazing vegs and fruits, and of course sports!

⑤11/13(sun) 10:00~16:00 trial price ¥2,000
Nozawana cycling tour!
It's our tradition to pickle Nozawana this time of year.
Let's ride to Nozawa onsen village to find out more about their culture and tradition.

shinetsu-shizenkyo activity center
TEL : 0269-62-7001
mail :
771-1, Iiyama, Iiyama-shi, Nagano, 389-2253, Japan
9 : 00-18: 00 ( Apr. to Oct.) 9 : 00-17: 00 ( Mar.)
The tours are subsidized by Nagano prefecture, chiiki hatsu genki zukuri shien-kin .



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